Douglas Elementary School second graders Karly Beckshand, left, and Faris Elhicheri confer on their answer to a math problem from first-year teacher Emma Norris in Norris’ smaller-than-normal second-grade class mathematics lesson on Monday, March 23, 2015. Monday was supposed to be the first day of spring break but the Wake County Schools system will be using three days of spring break this week to help make up for all of Wake’s snow days from earlier this year.
Douglas Elementary School second graders Karly Beckshand, left, and Faris Elhicheri confer on their answer to a math problem from first-year teacher Emma Norris in Norris’ smaller-than-normal second-grade class mathematics lesson on Monday, March 23, 2015. Monday was supposed to be the first day of spring break but the Wake County Schools system will be using three days of spring break this week to help make up for all of Wake’s snow days from earlier this year. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
Douglas Elementary School second graders Karly Beckshand, left, and Faris Elhicheri confer on their answer to a math problem from first-year teacher Emma Norris in Norris’ smaller-than-normal second-grade class mathematics lesson on Monday, March 23, 2015. Monday was supposed to be the first day of spring break but the Wake County Schools system will be using three days of spring break this week to help make up for all of Wake’s snow days from earlier this year. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com